Joes Alignment was founded in 1969 in Charleston SC by Joe Pugh. Joes primary focus at this time was alignments and frame work. A few years later they started doing muffler repair and customized bending or exhaust, also known as exhaust bending. Joes Alignment was family owned and run.
UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP!!
As of October 1st 2014 Joes Alignment has grown to be the best alignment/automotive repair shop in the Lowcountry, if not the Southeast. Joes Alignment is now under new ownership of Shawn Krantz, who has over 30 years of experience in the automotive industry. It is still very much a family owned business. Their work is now consistent of the following areas: Although they specialize in front end and exhaust work, they are now the best full service, bumper to bumper auto repair shop in the Lowcountry! They do it all, from oil changes to transmission swaps.
What are alignments? In laymens terms, as a result of uneven tire wear, and uncentered steering wheels, a car needs an alignment. These irregularities are caused from the frequency of pot holes, and things that you would hit during normal driving.
What are some clues that I might need an alignment?
Have you ever found yourself driving down the road, and your car drifts off to the left or the right when you take your hands off of the steering wheel for a moment? Or for more serious effects, you can actually feel the tires pulling to the left or the right. However, these conditions can also be caused by low tire pressure, worn parts, caster, or directional tires.
How often should I get my vehicle aligned?
At least twice a year under normal driving conditions. What is normal driving conditions? Normal driving conditions are smooth driving surfaces, no potholes, and/or speed bumps.
Joes Alignment has been the forerunner of aligning cars, trucks, SUVs, motor homes, and tractor trailers in Charleston, SC for 47 years, and now they want to service ALL of your automobile needs. Go see them on Savannah Hwy in Charleston, SC, or call them at (843) 556-1401 for an estimate! You will find a friendly, energetic crew. They want to earn your trust. They want to be your mechanic for life. What are you waiting for?
Joes Alignment is licensed and bonded, and Shawn Krantz is a fully ASE certified master technician. He has over 30 years experience in the automotive repair industry. Historically, he was a GM manager for over 15 years at McElveen, owned and operated D&S service center, was a service Manager at Bilton Chevrolet, and he was a service technician at Gene Reed.
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